Log in to Esearch for full access to the library databases. Several of these databases provide tools which limit the search to scholarly journals that explore religious themes.
Academic Search Complete : Multi-disciplinary database. Select "Scholarly/Peer Review" to limit your search to academic journals.
Cambridge Journals Online: Scholarly journal database with access to several religious studies journals.
JSTOR: Scholarly journal archive with 84 religion titles.
* In Advanced Search under "NARROW BY DISCIPLINE AND/OR PUBLICATION TITLE" select "Religion" or specific journal(s)
*You may also want to include other subject categories relevant to your topic for example Jewish Studies, Middle East Studies, or Philosophy.
Project Muse: Scholarly journal database.
*In Advanced Search under "Research Areas" you can limit the search to "Religion"
*Results often include book reviews. To refine your results to just articles under "Content Type" select "Articles"
ProQuest: Multidisciplinary database. Select "Scholarly" and "Peer Review"
Sage Premier: Scholarly journal database.
*Under "Search Within" choose "Select from a list of disciplines" under "Social Sciences and Humanities" choose "Theology & Biblical Studies"
Many topics or research areas may have a multidisciplinary scope. For example, religion viewed through psychology, anthropology, sociology, or politics. This may require research in databases not specifically listed in this guide.